Nigeria: AF - State Education Program Investment Project (WB-P157890)

  • Nigeria
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  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Jun 7, 2016
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  • Education and Health
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 100.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 100.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Sep 18, 2017

Disclosed by Bank May 16, 2016

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Project Description
The development objectives of State Education Program Investment Project for Nigeria are to support: (a) need-based teacher deployment; (b) school-level management and accountability; and (c) measurement of student learning in Participating States. The proposed Additional Financing (AF) Credit of 100 million US dollars would finance activities to support Government’s emergency program for the North East through the scaling-up of original project activities. Based on the implementation experience from the original project, this AF would support the following: (a) scaling-up of the interventions that have successfully contributed to the improvement of service delivery, primarily relating to: (i) extending project coverage to address teacher needs in conflict- and displacement-affected areas in North East States; (ii) strengthening of school-level management and accountability for the improvement of education quality through school grants funding; and (b) enhancing technical assistance (TA) to address the needs of the North East. The original project closing date of October 31, 2017 will be extended to October 31, 2019.
Investment Description

Contact Information
Borrower/Client/Recipient Name: FEDERAL MINISTRY OF FINANCE (IERD) Contact: Haruna Mohammed Title: Mr. Email: Implementing Agencies Name: Federal Ministry of Education Contact: Adamu Adamu Title: Hon. Minister of Education Email: ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF WORLD BANK The World Bank Inspection Panel is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by a World Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Inspection Panel, they may investigate to assess whether the World Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can contact the Inspection Panel or submit a complaint by emailing You can learn more about the Inspection Panel and how to file a complaint at: